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Maintenance Tips for a Beautiful Spring Landscape

April 23, 2015

Is your yard summer-ready?  Now that warm weather is finally here, it’s time to start clearing your yard so that you and your family can enjoy it on beautiful days.  Here are a few property maintenance tips from HGTV to help you get started on your springtime chores.  Of course, we’re always here to help…

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How Landscaping Can Increase Curb Appeal

April 13, 2015

Looking to make a great first impression?  A beautiful landscape is one of the best ways to impress visitors and potential homebuyers alike.  Here are a few ways that updating your landscape can increase your home’s curb appeal. Curb Appeal Tips: Remove Weeds – Weeds in your plant beds and lawn are the first thing that…

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How to Start Preparing Your Lawn in Early Spring

April 9, 2015

It’s time to start thinking about getting your lawn ready for the spring and summer months!  These tips can help make sure that your lawn is beautiful and ready for your outdoor parties and BBQs. Early Spring Lawn Care Tips: Look for Bare Spots – It has been a particularly cold and snowy winter.  The first…

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How to Prepare Your Lawn for Spring

March 27, 2015

Now that it’s finally spring, it’s time to start thinking about caring for your lawn.  While our professionals are here to help with all of your property maintenance and landscaping needs through the spring and summer months, here are a  few tips to help get you started. Spring Lawn Prep Tips: Remove Debris – As the weather…

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How to Make Sure Your Outdoor Kitchen Survives the Winter

March 19, 2015

Did your outdoor kitchen survive the winter?  With more snow on its way, it’s important to make sure that your outdoor kitchen is capable of withstanding cold winter temperatures so that you can utilize and enjoy it all summer!  Here are a few tips from House Logic to help make sure that your outdoor kitchen…

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How to Care for Your Pond in the Winter

March 12, 2015

A pond can be a beautiful addition to your yard.  They can help add relaxation and zen to your home.  They do require some maintenance when the temperatures begin to plummet.  Here are a few tips to help your pond and your fish survive during cold temperatures. Cold Weather Pond Tips: Use a De-Icer – Install…

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How to Protect Your Garden Pots During the Winter

March 9, 2015

Did you take steps to prepare your garden for winter this year?  Cold winter temperatures can damage sensitive plants and trees.  Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you get through the rest of the winter.  If you do end up with plant damage after the cold winter we have had, we…

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Spring Is Here; Even If It Doesn’t Feel Like It!

March 23, 2013

Even though it doesn’t feel like spring outside, and there is still the possibility of more snow for Monday’s forecast, I saw the light at the end of the tunnel yesterday when estimating some asphalt driveways.  To my delight,  saw some refreshing signs of early spring life in the landscape with some daffodils starting to sprout and…

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